Maple Plant Butter (Three Ways!)

 Maple Plant Butter (Three Ways!) is a smooth, creamy plant based butter that spreads perfectly over a piece of fresh bread and melts into all the cracks! You won’t be able to…

Cream Cheese Brownies

These Cream Cheese Brownies are ultra fudgy, and swirled with cream cheese for the ultimate chocolatey treat! They’re freezer friendly and pair perfectly with a big scoop of ice cream….

The Best Sweet Potato Casserole

The Best Sweet Potato Casserole is layered with smooth and creamy mashed sweet potatoes sprinkled with brown sugar and a pecan mixture making these irresistible. A sweet and savory side…

One Pan Chili Lime Chicken and Rice

One Pan Chili Lime Chicken and Rice is made in one pan with minimal ingredients but is packed with amazing flavor!  Your entire family will love this easy 30 minute…

Pumpkin Swirl Slab Pie

I was aiming to do something a little different but still classic with our Friendsgiving dessert this year and this pumpkin swirl slab pie is what I landed on. I’ll…

Perfect Soft and Buttery Rolls

Perfect soft and Buttery Rolls have the perfect texture and are so soft and fluffy.  They taste amazing and you won’t be able to get enough!  If you want a…

Garlic Butter String Beans

Garlic Butter String Beans (green beans) are the perfect easy side dish! Everyone will love these delectable tender-crisp string beans. A delicious healthier addition to your table.  Love beans? Try…

Garlic Butter Herb Prime Rib

Garlic Butter Herb Prime Rib is melt in your mouth tender and juicy prime rib that is cooked to medium rare perfection and marbled with fat.  The seared garlic butter…

Homemade Caramels

Homemade Caramels are soft, chewy, and sweet. With only a few pantry ingredients, you can make homemade caramels too, and I promise they’re SO much easier to make than you…

Secret Ingredient French Toast Recipe

French Toast is a sliced thick, chunky bread dipped in a creamy egg, milk and cinnamon mixture with a secret ingredient that will take this French toast over the top! A little slice of…

World’s Best Green Bean Casserole

Green Bean Casserole is a classic, savory side dish that is favored by all! Filled with fresh mushrooms, garlic, parmesan and baked in a creamy sauce, there won’t be a green bean…

Amazing Salted Caramel Popcorn

Amazing Salted Caramel Popcorn is a sweet and salty snack with melted caramel covering each popcorn for a soft, crunchy, rich and chewy snack! The Ultimate Sweet and Savory Snack!…

Jalapeño Poppers Recipe with Bacon

Jalapeño Poppers Recipe with Bacon is a spicy hot, creamy cheese with crumbled pieces of bacon stuffed in a jalapeño and baked to perfection! The perfect holiday appetizer! Appetizers are just what…

Shrimp Cocktail

Shrimp Cocktail is a classic party appetizer that needs to be at your next gathering! This party favorite is easy to throw together and can be made in advance.  Every…

Grandma’s Sausage Herb Stuffing

Grandma’s Sausage Herb Stuffing is always a classic side dish with soft baked bread, tender sausage, crunchy vegetables all mixed with flavorful herbs and baked until golden brown. Stuffing is the perfect…

Garlic Herb Butter Beef Tenderloin

Garlic Herb Butter Beef Tenderloin is a juicy tenderloin seared and roasted with herb butter seasonings all baked to a buttery perfection! Impress your guests with this beautiful beef tenderloin!  Go all…

The Easiest Cranberry Sauce Recipe

The Easiest Cranberry Sauce is made from fresh cranberries mixed with orange juice to sweeten the cranberries and topped with an added orange zest for one sweet and tart cranberry sauce. Only…

Tomato Basil Soup

Tomato Basil Soup is a healthy classic soup that’s simple to make from scratch and full of flavor! It only takes just over half an hour. The whole family will…

Chocolate Lava Cake

Chocolate Lava Cake is the ultimate holiday dessert. It’s a showstopper with its oozing chocolate center when you take a bite. Tastes delicious served with ice cream and fruits! Chocolate…

The Best Broccoli Cheese Soup Recipe

The Best Broccoli Cheese Soup is a thick, rich and creamy soup with chunks of tender broccoli pieces, shredded carrots and a hint of nutmeg all cooked together in melted sharp cheese!…

Creamy Parmesan Garlic Brussels Sprouts Recipe

Creamy Parmesan Garlic Brussels Sprouts are sautéed in a rich, thick and creamy parmesan sauce with minced garlic cooked until soft and tender. These make the perfect side dish! Brussel sprouts have become a favorite side dish…

Slow Cooker Pasta e Fagioli Soup

Slow Cooker Pasta e Fagioli Soup is loaded with pasta bites, vegetables, beans and lean ground beef making this a rich and hearty Italian soup. A perfect, comforting soup for Fall!…

Red Velvet Cake Recipe

 Red Velvet Cake Recipe is a classic must-have in your dessert arsenal. The super moist and slightly chocolaty cake, covered in a tangy cream cheese frosting, is the perfect way to…

Make Your Own Autumn Trail Mix

Hi there! I have been making an autumn trail mix for probably 15 years—every single autumn it’s a thing I love to do! This year, I shared it on Instagram…

Sweet Potato Hash

Sweet Potato Hash is a delicious savory breakfast that will leave you feeling full and satisfied. Everything is made in one pan making the cooking and cleaning easy. Breakfast for…

Creamy Pumpkin Soup

This Creamy Pumpkin Soup is packed with pumpkin flavor, a touch of sweetness, and velvety smooth. It’s the perfect cozy fall soup, and it only takes 30 minutes to throw…

Skillet Potatoes with Peppers

Skillet Potatoes are an easy side dish to make in one pan! The potatoes are sautéed with peppers and onions, then steamed until tender for flavorful spuds with each bite. Looking for…

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Crazy Good Roasted Pumpkin Seeds

Crazy Good Roasted Pumpkin Seeds are sweet, salty and a hint of spice to snack on while carving your pumpkins this halloween season. Tried and true pumpkin seeds that won’t last long!  When carving…

Turkey Brine Recipe

Turkey Brine creates a tender, moist and juicy turkey with sweet citrusy flavoring and a hint of spice all submerged in a water bath for your turkey to soak from the inside-out….

Easy Turkey Gravy

Easy Turkey Gravy is a rich, thick and creamy gravy that will be a family favorite this holiday season! You can’t go wrong with a homemade gravy on your dinner table. Are you ready for…

Grandma’s Famous Pumpkin Pie

Grandma’s Famous Pumpkin Pie is smooth, thick, and creamy!  A MUST for the holidays and the best when served with a big scoop of whip cream on top! My grandma would…

Spooky Spreads

I’m sooo excited to share today’s post! I put together three different party boards with the fall and Halloween season in mind, because adults deserve a fun experience too after…

Easy Cauliflower Soup

Cauliflower Soup is a simple and creamy this cauliflower soup is flavorful and comforting. Load it up with your favorite toppings or enjoy it on it’s own, this soup will…

Best Banana Pancakes

Best Banana Pancakes are delicious pancakes that taste just like warm banana bread! Great for using over ripe bananas! Mornings taste better with pancakes! If you love pancakes as much…

3 Ingredient Candied Sweet Potatoes

Candied Sweet Potatoes are just that, sweet and tender, juicy, bright orange sweet potatoes that will warm your home and melt in your mouth! Only 3 ingredients is all you need! Sweet potatoes are…

Chicken Parmesan Casserole

All of the goodness of chicken parmesan packed into a delicious cheesy casserole!  Crispy chicken, marinara sauce, penne pasta, and cheese come together in this easy to make dish! Casseroles are…

Soft and Puffy Pumpkin Snickerdoodles

Soft and Puffy Pumpkin Snickerdoodles are made with real pumpkin, fall seasonal spices mixed together and rolled with pumpkin pie spice and a touch of sugar to add that extra sweetness…

Easy Sausage Balls

Perfect party appetizers make the holidays sweeter and full of savory memories. These Easy Sausage Balls are a southern serving staple with simple ingredients or sausage, cheddar cheese, Bisquick, and…

Baked Sesame Teriyaki Salmon

    Baked Sesame Teriyaki Salmon is a five star salmon baked with the best homemade sesame teriyaki sauce. This is easily one of the best things that you will eat! Salmon is a…

Red Pepper + Tomato Meatball Soup

Happy soup season, everyone! While I certainly eat soup all year long, there is something extra special about a big bowl of comforting soup on a chilly autumn day. Plus,…

Baked Potato Recipe

This Baked Potato Recipe is easy to make with just Russet potatoes and seasonings. Top it any way you like for the perfect side dish at any meal! If you…

One Pot Beef Stroganoff

One Pot Beef Stroganoff  has all the delicious flavors you love about this classic comfort food made easier in just ONE pan! Strips of tender beef, soft egg noodles coated in…

Hot & Cold Mocktail Recipes

Recently, I decided to take a month off from drinking alcohol. You can read more about that on the blog soon, but mainly I was looking to disrupt this habit…

Easy Teriyaki Chicken Casserole

Easy Teriyaki Chicken Casserole is a simple casserole made with the best homemade teriyaki sauce filled with vegetable stir fry, rice and baked to perfection. A savory dish everyone loves!  Teriyaki…

Mexican Chicken Corn Chowder

Mexican Chicken Corn Chowder is loaded with tender chicken, sweet corn, fresh tomatoes, a kick of spice seasonings all simmered in a creamy, cheese blend that is so easy to make!  …

Apple Bacon Brussels Sprouts Salad

Apple Bacon Brussels Sprouts Salad is loaded with freshly shredded Brussel sprouts, crunchy apples, fruity cranberries, cooked bacon pieces, topped with pumpkin seeds and soft goat cheese all tossed together with an…

Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Muffins

Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Muffins are soft fluffy muffins that are studded with semisweet chocolate and topped off with a sprinkling of sugar!  The infusion of real pumpkin puree makes these…

Brown Sugar Cinnamon Baked Apples

Brown Sugar Cinnamon Baked Apples are crisp apples quartered and mixed with rich brown sugar and cinnamon seasoning then baked to perfection. Add ice cream on top for a decadent fall dessert!…

Creamy Zuppa Toscana

Creamy Zuppa Toscana is thick, rich and creamy sauce mixed with chunks of potatoes and spicy sausage all blended together with bacon chunks and kale to make a savory Italian soup. This is a…

Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms

Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms are stuffed mushroom caps with creamy and delicious mixture of onions, garlic, chopped mushroom stems, and sausage!  These are a must make for your next party!  Party…

Ham and Bean Soup

Ham and Bean Soup is such a classic winter dish, and for good reason – it’s DELICIOUS. Even better, it’s simple to throw together, and actually super healthy. All you…

Addicting Bean Dip

Addicting Bean Dip is thick and rich beans with a creamy, cheesy blend of savory and a kick of salsa and taco seasoning all mixed together and topped with refreshing tomatoes,…

Alcohol-free spice & black

Whether you’re the designated driver for the evening, attempting to keep your units in check, or would simply like a refreshing, alcohol-free tipple to try, this delicious spiced blackcurrant drink…

Minestrone Soup

This easy Minestrone Soup recipe is loaded with vegetables, beans and pasta and flavored with Italian herbs for an easy weeknight dinner the whole family will love! Fall is here…

Iced Pumpkin Spice Cookies

Iced Pumpkin Spice Cookies are soft, chewy, and topped with amazing cream cheese frosting! All the pumpkin you need in one cookie!   Nothing says fall like pumpkin baking in your…

Monkey Bread

Monkey Bread is a gooey glaze covered biscuits baked together with a caramelized topping. This decadent treat makes mornings or special events sweeter. If you love dessert-style breads try this…

Buttery Herb Sautéed Mushrooms

Buttery Herb Sautéed Mushrooms are tender mushrooms coated in a seasoned mixture that are sautéed until they are tender in a buttery herb sauce. The perfect side dish to any meal! These…

Cast Iron Skillet Pork Chops

Cast Iron Skillet Pork Chops are a quick and delicious way to serve a satisfying gourmet meal. The meat is coated with a garlic herb mixture before cooking and a…

Roasted Honey Garlic Butter Chicken

Roasted Honey Garlic Butter Chicken with Brussels Sprouts and Butternut Squash is a rustic and delicious meal that is full of amazing flavor.   This is a comforting meal in…

Apple Pie

Apple Pie is a classic American favorite that is sure to hit everyone’s dining room table each fall. The buttery flaky crust, sweet-tart apple filling, and warm cinnamon aroma makes this…

Upside Down Banana Coffee Cake

This upside down banana coffee cake is the kind of thing you might bake to bring to potluck brunch or a book club gathering. It’s dense, flavorful, not overly sweet,…

Turtle Brownies

Crazy moist Turtle Brownies seeping with pockets of caramel, infused with pecans and chocolate chips, smothered in the BEST chocolate frosting and topped with more caramel.  AKA heaven.  The making of a…

Creamed Spinach

Creamed Spinach made with tons of fresh spinach and a heavenly creamy garlic parmesan sauce is the perfect easy side dish recipe! This tasty side goes perfectly with so many…

Awesome Kung Pao Shrimp

Awesome Kung Pao Shrimp is filled full of flavor with large shrimp, tender bell peppers, nutty peanuts cooked together with a sweet and spicy sauce. Ready in under 20 minutes! This is…

Perfect Crepes

Perfect Crepes are a light and thin pancakes that is simply blended batter that makes a sweet or savory breakfast for any day. The toppings are endless! A tried and true breakfast…

Slow Cooker Stuffed Bell Peppers

Slow Cooker Stuffed Bell Peppers are stuffed with ground beef, rice, diced tomatoes, black beans, and cheese.  They cook to perfection in the slow cooker and make an excellent dinner! …

Banoffee Pie Recipe

This post was sponsored by Ancestry and recipe was inspired by my AncestryDNA results. Banoffee Pie is a popular dessert in Britain with a caramel toffee filling topped with bananas,…

Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Mashed Sweet Potatoes. These sweet, creamy potatoes are swirled with maple syrup and sprinkled with salt. The salty sweet flavor makes these the BEST side dish recipe!  These mashed sweet…

Best Bourbon Chicken

Best Bourbon Chicken is juicy, tender chicken thighs cut into pieces simmered in a sweet, brown sugar glaze that will melt in your mouth. Rich in flavor and served over rice…

Squash Casserole

The best way to use up that yellow summer squash! Squash Casserole is a great way to use up fresh squash from your garden. Easy to make with a creamy, cheesy…

Amazing Steak Fajitas

Amazing Steak Fajitas have tender marinated, juicy steak with colorful bell peppers wrapped in a soft shell tortilla topped with all your favorites. A complete dinner in 45 minutes! Fajitas are…

Slow Cooker Chicken Pot Pie

Slow Cooker Chicken Pot Pie is creamy, hearty and addictively delicious. It’s packed with tender chicken, crisp veggies, a sauce that will leave you coming back or more, and buttery…

Jerk Chicken

Jerk Chicken is a delightful Caribbean chicken recipe that is spicy, sweet, zesty, and has the most delicious crispy skin. Marinating the chicken overnight makes it flavorful and juicy. If…